Great Web Links

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We believe that students and parents need to become discerning consumers of information within an ever-expanding knowledge market. Like any good school, IPS values the intellectual and socio-political awakening made possible by information that is shared on the world wide web. The following websites, in part, inform how we think about adolescents, curriculum, independent school culture, and middle school education. They are:

Ministry of Education
http://www.gov.bc.ca/bced/

National Middle School Association
http://www.nmsa.org/

Empowering girls.
http://www.apa.org/pi/wpo/sexualizationres.html

Mentoring boys to become caring, courageous, and ethical men.
http://www.mentoringboys.com/

Michael Thompson, Ph.D.
http://www.michaelthompson-phd.com/

TED: Inspired talks by the world’s greatest thinkers and doers
http://www.ted.com/

UNICEF
http://www.unicef.org/

Society for Partnership (SOPAR) – Children Changing the World
http://www.sopar.ca/en/a1.asp

Peaceful Schools International
http://peacefulschoolsinternational.org/

Google Apps
http://www.google.com/apps/intl/en/business/index.html

Making sexual health easy to talk about.
http://www.saleemanoon.com/

Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair
http://www.gvrsf.ca/

North Shore School Health Manual
www.vch.ca/schoolhealth/ns